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nuclear power plant in japan. we have a live report from japan next. >>> pretty good rain yesterday afternoon evening especially in the north bay. are we about done with this system now? what we can expect in the next couple of days. >>> a majority university is telling its exchange students to get out of japan. it's all ahead on the ktvu morning news. >>> good morning, thank you for joining us it's wednesday march 16th i'm pam cook. >> and i'm dave clark. let's check your weather and traffic. here is steve. >> thank you very much. about an inch to two inches plus in the north bay yesterday. what is left now is a lot of cloud cover. highs today will be cooler. we have upper 50s and low 60s. about another half hour we will have cloudy skies. expect cooler temperatures today and we will talk about the upcoming weekend. here is sal. >>> steve, on the roads it's a little bit wet. as you mixed the south -- as you mentioned the south bay is not getting much rain. it is pretty quiet there. on the sunol grade we have people that is slowing down. let's go back to the desk. >>> thank you. in
. >>> time now 6:01. how the bart crews work nonstop after a train derailed in concord. >>> japan's earthquake becomes even more terrifying with reports of a new explosion at a power plant. >>> things are getting back to normal for bart riders in the east bay. we'll have the latest from the station where a train derailed yesterday. >>> in santa cruz the tremendous task of pulling up more than a dozen folks from under water. >>> the situation in japan continues to grow tire with word of a possible third explosion at a nuclear power plant. it's all ahead on the ktvu morning news. >>> well good morning, to you welcome to monday march 14th i'm dave clark. >> and i'm claudine wong. let's start off with a quick look at your weather and traffic. >> good morning. we do have cloudage skies -- cloudy skies and rain. parts of the south bay and peninsula. highs will be in the mid to upper 60s. watch some of this rain starting to increase. if you are stepping out see that line forming from clayton to dan vail. here is an update on your traffic from sal. >>> the toll plaza we are getting a litt
>>> good morning, tsunami warnings blanket the pacific and the death toll is climbing in japan after that devastating 8.9 earthquake and tsunami. we received this video moments ago. >>> a voluntary evacuation is in place. that is according to san mateo county office emergency management. we have a live report along the coast in pacifica. >>> good morning, to you welcome to friday it's march 11th i'm dave clark. >> and i'm pam cook. we want to go to our top story. the quake and tsunami in japan. it's effecting direct impact on the bay area this morning. emergency crews are now shutting down some bay area beaches and roads and up and down the coast of california. ktvu jade hernandez is in pacifica this morning with what is going on there. good morning, jade. >> reporter: good morning, we are at a pier in pacifica. we have been monitoring the water this morning. i spoke with someone art the san mateo office. a voluntary evacuation order is in place. that is west of highway one mainly because of the beaches there. also the voluntary evacuation order is in place for lind mar and hal
of the week? >>> and japan continues to try to prevent a radioactive catastrophe. among all the bad news a miraculous rescue overnight. it's all ahead here on the ktvu morning news. >>> good morning to you. welcome to tuesday. it's march 15th. i'm dave clark. >> good morning. i'm pam cook. let's get to the weather. quite a bit of rain coming our way. >>> north bay no doubt about it. rain beginning to move in. looks like some rates are moving in. highs upper 50s and low 60s especially towards the north bay where most of this system will interact. you can see right there already starting to slice through heading through the east bay and back towards san francisco. just off the san mateo coast light rain beginning to move in. here's an update on traffic with sal. >>> highway 4 to 242 you can see traffic is pretty -- i wouldn't call it light but it's not stop and go. that's the good part. so far 680 traffic looks good heading south benicia bridge. also 880 in front of the coliseum so far looks good in both directions. 6:01. back to the desk. >>> thank you. japan's prime minister went on tv t
>>> in japan helicopters are still dumping sea water on an earthquake damaged nuclear plant. the other efforts underway to prevent a meltdown. >>> a big chunk of highway 1 has collapsed and tumbled towards the pacific ocean. what crews are saying about how long it will be closed. >> reporter: the waves at mavericks have taken another life this morning. new details about the frantic efforts to pull the surfer from the water. >>> good morning to you. welcome to thursday. it's march 17th. it's st. patrick's day. i'm dave clark. >> good morning. i'm pam cook. thank you for joining us. let's check in with steve paulson. how does the weather look today? >>> good morning, pamela, dave, clear skies. patch or two of fog, some clouds to the north but over us right now clear and cold. 30s showing up. something we haven't seen for a while. sunshine for a while and then partly cloudy skies. if you're northward there are a few showers starting to move through. we'll talk about that plus a big change in our weather for friday. now sal with an update on traffic. >>> steve, right now on west
>>> good morning, overnight japan increased the severity of the nuclear accident. all of this as the death toll reaches staggering numbers. >>> we are live in berkeley where radiation detectors are noticing small parts of radiation. >>> old man winter doesn't want to let go. >>> we are getting a little bit of a break in a rain. as steve mentioned we have the wet weather, we have the high surf, we have the winter weather advisory on the way. we'll give you a live look at conditions. coming up. >>> good morning, thank you for waking up with us it's friday march 18th i'm pam cook. >> it's friday i'm dave clark. let's check weather and traffic. here is steve. >>> thank you very much. it's windy. there have been pockets of moderate to heavy rain. some of the cells coming over and waiting for this ban to come by. there has been pretty heavy rainiest specially down toward marin county. look at it right there. also wind and rain but for other areas we are seeing a break but there is pretty good rain on the peninsula. let's go down there on the line that stretches from half-moo
>>> why roughly 500 members of military families from japan are choosing to leave and rush return -- and return to the united states. >>> scattered showers. try that again. scattered showers out there right now. does this lead to more rain tonight and tomorrow? >>> plus caught off by a rock slide. see how many people are stranded in their homes. >>> good morning, thank you for joining us on this tuesday march 22nd i'm pam cook. >> and i'm dave clark. let's check weather and traffic. here is steve. >> we do have cloudy skies. light rain showers around. nothing too heavy right now. it is a sign of things to come for later on. just hit and miss like take a little paint brush and flicking it there. you can see a couple showers there on the caldecott tunnel. skyline and also toward m rain county. the rain and wind will pick up. look for a cloudy to mostly cloudy stayday. here is sal. >>> right now traffic looks good on westbound 92 heading out to the high-rise. see the live picture of the san mateo bridge it looks pretty nice. and this mornings drive looks okay on highway 101. a comple
trouble for the japan's nuclear power plant. why another evacuation was ordered overnight. >>> good morning, to you. welcome to monday march 21st i'm dave clark. >> and i'm pam cook. let's get a lack at the weather. rosemary is in for steve paulson this morning. >> reporter: it just doesn't stop. we have scattered showers for today. this is what we are waking up with. parking lotly and mostly cloudy sky -- partly and mostly cloudy skies out there. san jose right around mountain view. los gatos seeing a little bit of light rain. and up over the peninsula from half-moon bay. gets ready to slide up over oakland. some of this meaning not all of it hitting the ground but scattered showers still in the forecast. waking up cooler than yesterday. we will show you what you can expect temperature wise. good morning, sal. >>> good morning, rosemary. also the morning commute is going to be okay on the bridge. we have turned the camera that way because there was word of an accident near treasure island. >>> the barry bonds perjury trial starts today in san francisco. ktvu channel 2 reporter alli
. >>> in japan there was a tsunami warning after a 6.1 magnitude after shock. the after shock hit the same area of japan's northeast coast. but this time, the tsunami warning was canceled. >>> also today japanese officials said radiation from that damaged nuclear plant is spreading to sea water and soil. the sea water closest to the plant has 1800 times the normal levels of radiation. workers there are raising to pump out the radio active water inside the plant. the water has to be removed before any work can continue to power up that plants cooling system. >>> president obama makes his case tonight for u.s. military involvement in libya. how the president will try to appease his critics. >>> also the local woman at the center of a walmart lawsuit about to be heard by the supreme court. >>> good morning, to you welcome back. tonight president obama speaks to the nation about the action in libya. scott mcfarland is live to tell us what is at stake for the president. >> reporter: the president makes his speech from the national defense university here in washington, d.c.. it comes ten days after
japan. what they're now saying about -- what they're finding in water and milk. >>> and a come back for arnold schwarzenegger. the new animated role he's pursuing. >>> good morning. southbound 101 traffic is moving welcoming in through marin county. another update on the morning commute is straight ahead. >>> good morning. right now traffic on highway 24 looks pretty good getting up to the tunnel. we're checking on a fire in oakland. this fire is at 48th in oakland. we will let you know. news chopper 2 is there. the fire is out. but we're trying to get more details 48th and broad is where it is. we'll tell you more about that straight ahead. >>> time now 6:24. increasing pressure on japan to expand the evacuation zone around that damaged nuclear power plant. the international atomic energy agency says japan should expand the zone beyond the current 12- mile radius because high levels of radiation were detected 25 miles away. >>> american airlines is canceling two of its daily flights from the u.s. to japan beginning next week. american says ticket sales for flight to japan have drop
between dyes and hyper activity. >>> what we know about the levels of radiation from japan found until the rain falling here in the u.s.. >>> the reason some people in san francisco are showing resistance war the opening of a -- toward the opening of a new school. >>> seventh and brandon good place to avoid because of a small fire that is under investigation. some of the streets in the south of market area there are closed. >>> right now there is an investigation to a fire in a small commercial building. which houses oscar's photo lab. it's right next to the corner of seventh and brandon there. bar right next to it and the building behind there is oscar's photo lab. some of the streets are blocked. you can see fire equipment is still on the scene. arson investigation team is on the scene. >>> new tests on rain falling here in the united states shows it contains radio active material from japan at levels that excode federal safety limits. the tests were conducted in massachusetts. results for california are expected to be released in the next couple of days. government officials say bec
area after evacuating from japan. the difficult decision to leave and what many had to leave behind. >>> good morning. traffic is moving along okay in the east bay. a slightly better commute than yesterday. but still, some problems and problems with flooding. we'll tell you more about that straight ahead. >>> this morning, the shaking continues in japan. a 6.4 magnitude aftershock hit just within the last two hours. all the work to an overheated nuclear plant is now suspended today. that's after japanese nuclear safety officials say they think the nuclear reactor core may have been breached. now it raises the possibility of more severe radioactive contamination and it is a set back to efforts to try to bring the damaged plant back under control. >>> well, hundreds of u.s. military family members are arriving every day here in the bay area from japan. mostly women and children. they say the decision to leave was very difficult. a lot of the women are leaving husbands behind. they say it was the new concerns about radiation that was the deciding factor. >> they have said that the wate
her children were there at her side. elizabeth taylor dead at the age of 79. >>> japan authorities now telling people in tokyo avoid giving tap water to infants because of elevated levels of radioactive iodine. that radiation is coming from that crippled nuclear power plant damaged by the earthquake and tsunami. in a televised address libyan leader gadafi denounced the air strikes being carried out by u.s. and european forces in libya. also this morning nato has warships now patrolling off the coast of libya. they're enforcing a u.n. arms embargo. >>> this morning we're hearing from the four new york times journalists held captive by libyan soldiers. soldiers physically abused those journalists threatening to kill them during the six days they were being held. one journalist says he was hands cuffed so tightly he lost feeling in his hands. all four were mistakenly driving into a check point guarded by libya forces. their driver is still being held. >>> time now 6:45. testimony continues today in the case against the two men accused of a killing of oakland journalist chauncey bailey. ye
attacked. one of them had his ipod stolen. >>> new troubles at japan's nuclear power plant. why two workers were rushed to the hospital after stepping into some water at the plant. >>> also the faa investigatorring why the pilots of two planes had to land without clearance at a major national airport because they couldn't find an air traffic controller to talk to them. >>> after a really scary incident at reagan national airport at washington d.c. reporter ktvu's allison burns live in our d.c. newsroom with the very latest on this investigation. allison. >> reporter: dave, two planes with a total of 165 people on board landed without clearance because the pilots couldn't get a hold of anyone in the air traffic control tower. investigators are looking into the possibility that the lone air traffic controller in the tower at the time early yesterday morning was asleep. the planes landed safely after making contact with a regional air traffic control facility that helped guide them in. here's what happened when one of the pilots called that facility. >> tower is apparently unmanned. called on
that would be inappropriate. >>> in japan today the situation at the nuclear power plant is being called grave after confirming that highly toxic plutonium is seeping into the soil. plutonium was detected but plant operators say the amount of plutonium in the soil is not a risk to humans at this point. but they do say the discovery is another indication that radioactive water is leaking from the plant. >>> san francisco joined 160 other cities across the country last night to hold a vigil to show support for the people of japan. [ applause ] >> photographs were taken of the messages for the japanese people. they will be compiled and put on the internet. the stand for japan campaign also raised money to send to the victims of the earthquake and tsunami. >>> all right. we want to continue our breaking news coverage in newark this morning where we are covering this fire at evergreen refinery. it takes in waste management of used oil, refines it. the plant's known for making use and recycling oil but again you can see live pictures from news chopper 2. they are tackling this fire this mornin
rules that were put in place during a 2009 expansion project. >>> in japan the government has stopped using pneumonia vaccines. the vaccines came from u.s. drug maker fizer and a french drug maker. the deaths occurred the same day and three days after the vaccines were administered. >>> crowded elementary schools is the hot topic. they will meet with the public on tuesday to talk about booming enrollment and consider sites for possible expansion. palo alto enrollment has been increasing since 1989 and had 12,000 students last fall. >>> let's get you to where you need to go. tara, an oil spill? what happened? >> an 18 wheeler is leaking oil. they are bringing the sand trucks in. this is on 680 southbound to the westbound 780 connector. we will bring you more information as it becomes available. we will head outside to highway 4 bay point. you can see the wind a factor here. use some caution as you driving this morning. at the bay bridge toll plaza the metering lights have not gone on yet. and finally san mateo you can see this is what it's like all morning long and it's been the same s
. >>> a powerful earthquake in japan triggered a small tsunami this morning. look at this video. buildings are swaying the very moment that 7.3 quake hit. look at the water there at the bottom. no reports of any injuries yet. but there was a small tsunami about 30 minutes after that quake. we're told it did not cause any damage. >>> the arch bishop of philadelphia just suspended 21 priests placing them on administrative leave. now they are all accused of sexually abusing children. their suspensions follow a grand jury report alleging widespread priest abuse and a cover up that went on for years. the priest will not be allowed to celebrate mass or wear collars until the catholic church completes its investigation. >>> a minnesota mail carrier has died after a porch she was standing on collapsed. the porch was built over what used to be an entrance to a cellar. police say she fell ten feet to the bottom of the porch and trapped underneath a four inch concrete slab. the beams had rotted causing them to give way. >>> time now 6:46. two oakland police officers are not face charges for shooting
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